Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management

Programme Features

  • 2-year full time programme
  • Equips students with professional knowledge of Hotel Management and Tourism Management
  • To provide students with academic knowledge and professional training in hospitality management,
    so as to enable them to apply their creative thinking and professional skills to meet the demands
    at work and prepare for future advanced studies
  • Graduates are able to apply the BBA (Hons) Programme offered by CIHE, or other Bachelor’s Degree programmes
  • Graduates are able to take up employment within the hospitality and tourism industry i.e., hotels,
    travel agencies, airports, airlines, visitor attractions, tourist information centres, tour operating firms
    (domestic, inbound and outbound), exhibition and conference centres and cruise companies

Our graduates employers and Internship partners

  • Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Causeway Bay
  • Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East
  • Gateway, Hong Kong Marco Polo Hotels
  • Grand Hyatt Hong Kong
  • Harbour Grand Hong Kong
  • Holiday Inn Golden Mile
  • Hyatt Centric Victoria Harbour Hong Kong
  • InterContinental Hong Kong
  • JW Marriott Hotel Hong Kong
  • Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong
  • The Murray, Hong Kong, A Niccolo Hotel
  • The Park Lane Hong Kong, A Pullman Hotel
  • The St. Regis Hong Kong

Programme Structures

Year 1 Course
Core Course

  • Food Production

  • Quality Customer Service

  • Housekeeping Operations

  • Introduction to Front Office

  • Introduction to Hospitality Industry

  • Professional Development

  • Principles of Food & Beverage

  • Tourism and Travel Agent Operations

Language and GE Course

  • College Life & You

  • Emerging Technologies and Data Analysis for Workplace

  • Use of English

  • Workplace Oral Communication for Hospitality

Year 2 Course
Core Course

  • Accounting for Hospitality

  • Air Travel & Airport Ground Services Operation

  • Cruise Operations

  • Human Resources Management for Hospitality

  • Legal Environment for Hospitality

  • Management for Hospitality

  • Marketing for Hospitality

Language and GE Course

  • Chinese Communication

  • Effective English Communication

  • Practical Putonghua

  • Social Ethics

  • GE Elective


Hotel Training School
Holiday Inn Express Kowloon CBD2

The school’s hotel training school, Holiday Inn Express Kowloon CBD2, is a brand new Hotel in East Kowloon to be open in late 2018. Faculty members will be able to develop case studies for students. Many professional seminars will be held in this modern hotel. Our students can learn from the practitioners in hotel settings through various on-site visits and internship.

Tuition Fee

The tuition fees for the 2021-22 intake of the 2-year Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management programme are as follows:

  Local Student Non-Local Student
Year 1 $63,300 $83,300
Year 2 $68,110 $88,110

* Students are required to complete at least 500 hours of internship to be eligible for the award of the
  Higher Diploma in Hospitality Management. Students will be arranged to participate in internship at
  hotels, restaurants and/or travel services companies.
  The College reserves the right to make final decision on the offering of elective courses.